2015
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Reading, PA, 19606

April 25 Canine blood drive
Keystone Pet Enhanced Therapy Services is sponsoring several visits by the Penn Vets Bloodmobile. The first is Saturday, April 25, at That Fish Place/That Pet Place, 237 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603 (East Hempfield Township). Eligible dogs can donate blood from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dogs must be between 55 and 150 pounds, 1 to 6 years old, in excellent health and have a good temperament to donate. More information about the Penn Animal Blood Bank is available here

April 25 Paws on the Path
The Berks County Park and Recreation Department will hold Paws on Path Saturday, April 25, beginning at 10 a.m. at Antietam Lake Park. Meet at the Angora Road parking lot, 230 Angora Road, Reading, PA 19606 (Lower Alsace Township). Park staff will lead a hike designed for people and their leashed dogs. Well-behaved dogs are invited to attend. The hike will last approximately one hour and will cover some of the easier and scenic trails at the park. Bring water and a bowl for you dog. The fee is a donation to the Animal Rescue League of Berks County or the Humane Society of Berks County: dog or cat food, washcloths, towels, blankets and cat litter.

April 26 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue volunteer orientation and volunteer picnic 
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold volunteer orientation and a covered dish picnic from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 26, at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). The rescue will provide hot dogs, drinks and snacks. You must register to Inza@dvgrr.org byApril 20.

April 26 Going to the Dogs musical fundraiser
Going to the Dogs, a musical fundraiser to benefit The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will be held Sunday, April 26, from 2-6 p.m. at the Gouglersville Fire Company, 475 Mohns Hill Road, Reading, PA 19608 (Cumru Township). Among the performers are Erich Cawallah, Jenifer Kinder and Lamont Bates from Uptown Band. Tickets are $10. Contact Inza Adams Inza@dvgrr.org or 717-484-4799.

May 2 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Spring Fling/Blessing of the Animals
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its Spring Fling/Wedding Day to Remember/Blessing of the Animals ceremony Saturday, May 2, at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). This is a date change from DVGRR's printed calendar. The event begins at 11 a.m. and suggested donation is $10 per family.

May 9 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, May 9, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

June 13 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, June 13, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

July 11 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, July 11, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

July 18 Wine Whiskers & Wow
One by One Cat Rescue will hold a wine and cheese tasting event, Wine Whiskers & Wow, Saturday, July 18, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Moonlight Winery, 2309 Philadelphia Ave., Birdsboro, PA 19508 (Route 724 in Robeson Township). Tickets are $20 per person and include a tasting glass, cheese, appetizers and dessert. For tickets, email lynnrscats@gmail.com or call 484-839-2019, select option 4 and leave a message.

July 25 Canine blood drive
Keystone Pet Enhanced Therapy Services is sponsoring several visits by the Penn Vets Bloodmobile. The second is Saturday, July 25, at That Fish Place/That Pet Place, 237 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603 (East Hempfield Township). Eligible dogs can donate blood from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dogs must be between 55 and 150 pounds, 1 to 6 years old, in excellent health and have a good temperament to donate. More information about the Penn Animal Blood Bank is available here.

Aug. 8 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Aug. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Sept. 12 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Sept. 19 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Golf Outing & Dining for Dogs
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Golf Outing & Dining for Dogs event Saturday, September 19, at the Foxchase Golf Club in Stevens, Lancaster County. Check DVGRR's site for details.

Oct. 10 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Oct. 10, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Oct. 17 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Reunion
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Reunion Saturday, Oct. 17, at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County).

Oct. 17 Canine blood drive
Keystone Pet Enhanced Therapy Services is sponsoring several visits by the Penn Vets Bloodmobile. The final one is Saturday, Oct. 17, at That Fish Place/That Pet Place, 237 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603 (East Hempfield Township). Eligible dogs can donate blood from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dogs must be between 55 and 150 pounds, 1 to 6 years old, in excellent health and have a good temperament to donate. More information about the Penn Animal Blood Bank is available here.

Oct. 31 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Halloween Dash
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Halloween Dash Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Lebanon Valley Rails to Trails site. Check the DVGRR site for updates.

Nov. 14 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Nov. 21 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Golden Harvest Dinner
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Golden Harvest Dinner Saturday, November 21, at Stoudt's Brewery in Adamstown, Lancaster County. This is a date change from DVGRR's printed calendar. Check the DVGRR site for details.

Dec. 12 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens and Howl-a-day Bazaar
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event and its annual Howl-a-day Bazaar Saturday, Dec. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Submit an item for the BerksPets calendar by sending the date, cost, who/what the event benefits, a few details and who to contact for further information to ssmith@readingeagle.com. Be sure to put BerksPets in the subject line.